Specialist Teaching Assistant

Location: Wiltshire
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: SEN Teacher
Reference: LD10/11/23 Spec TA
Salary: £75 - 90 per day + PAYE/CPD/Refer a Teacher/TA Bonus £250
Job Published: 27 days ago

Specialist Teaching Assistant 

Protocol Education is working alongside a specialist education school in Wiltshire to appoint a confident, empathetic and passionate Teaching Assistant. 

The School

A school that delivers both education and care to a wide range of young people with Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND). This includes Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs (SEMH), Speech, Language and Communication needs (SLCN) and Autistic Spectrum Condition (ASC).

The school enables students access to an extensive range of extracurricular experiences, stability and the time to build confidence and independence skills in a supportive and nurturing environment.

The ideal Individual will be professional and passionate about SEND/SEMH as well as having a passion for working with and supporting children/young people with SEND/SEMH

Position: Teaching Assistant

Location: Wiltshire

Start date: ASAP

Hours: Full time 

The Ideal Candiate Will Have:

  • Excellent communications skills
  • Experience of working with children/young people who display challenging behaviour
  • The ability to build a professional relationship, encouraging our students to access the curriculum
  • A professional and flexible approach
  • Ready to get involved and get stuck in
  • Strong team work skills
  • An interest in running additional activities, where your passions can be shared
  • You will set high expectations for all

Protocol Eduction can offer;

- Competitive rates that express your experience and responsibilities

- Guaranteed work agreements that guarantee consistent work and income

- CPD during half term or summer

- CV writing assistance and marketing tools

- Guidance and support from an experienced team with over 31 years experience in the education and recruitment sector

- Free Webinars on topical, relevant information within schools to enhance and keep professional knowledge updated

- £50 refer a friend rebate

- NQT/ECT network community that supports new and existing teachers

- Social events & termly awards that celebrate outstanding performance and commitment


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If you are interested in this role please apply through this advert or apply on our Protocol Education website.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website for further details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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